A team of Sydney researchers has discovered a two-step process that is the most humane way to kill cane toads. And it was a practice banned 20 years ago by animal ethics committees.
Lucy Cormack Taronga Zoo keepers were thrilled at the arrival of their newest baby gorilla almost two weeks ago. The question on everyone's lips? Girl or boy?
Rachel Browne Taronga Zoo staff are still in the dark about the gender of a western lowland gorilla born in captivity last week.
Darren Gray The "Judas goats" will be key players in the kill. The seven feral "Judas goats" wearing the tracking colourful collars will not know it, but they will be helping the shooters rather than the old goats when a landmark aerial shooting program commences in the Mallee next month.
Bridie Smith Science Editor A pure white sparrow, the rarest incarnations of one of the world's most common birds, has been spotted in suburban Melbourne.
Chris Ward "I have what it takes as a hard core Extreme Huntress":
Andrew Darby DNA detective work has tracked down meat on sale in Japan from endangered fin and sei whales.
Rachel Browne A succesful breeding program at Taronga working in tandem with a mobile phone recycling campaign is helping to save the critically endangered western lowland gorilla.
Andrew Darby Releasing balloons en masse into the sky to mark funerals and other ceremonies is killing birds, say scientists who have called for the practice to be banned.
Bridie Smith About a year ago, reptile keepers at Melbourne Zoo first noticed changes to the eye in one of their crested basilisk lizards. Fatty deposits had started to appear, making the eye appear cloudy.
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DAVID and Lisa Monson's Surprise Wedding at the Tailrace Centre on Saturday.
PHOTOS from the book launch of Loving Floyd by Chantelle Pitt at the Tailrace Centre on Friday.
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